What Happened on March 23, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Ronald Reagan introduces Strategic Defense Initiative ("Star Wars")

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerome Thomas, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Barney Clark, 1st artifical heart recipient, dies after 112 days at 62
  • David Wynne, Welsh composer (Owain ab Urien), dies at 82